North Smithfield, RI
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North Smithfield has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in North Smithfield is 1 in 68. How does North Smithfield fare compared to other communities in Rhode Island of all population sizes? North Smithfield's crime rate is lower than approximately 41% of Rhode Island communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, North Smithfield has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, North Smithfield is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how North Smithfield does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in North Smithfield.

For North Smithfield, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in North Smithfield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1759, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in North Smithfield; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

North Smithfield Crime Data

 
Crime Index

51

(100 is safest)


Safer than 51% of U.S. Cities

North Smithfield Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

175

182

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

14.21

14.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
North Smithfield 0.57
Rhode Island 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,759

in North Smithfield

1 in 412

in Rhode Island
North Smithfield VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,314
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 2 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.16 0.16 0.24
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
North Smithfield 14.21
Rhode Island 18.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 70

in North Smithfield

1 in 53

in Rhode Island
North Smithfield Property CRIMES
Population: 12,314
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 157 6
Rate per 1,000 0.97 12.75 0.49
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

North Smithfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
North Smithfield 8
Rhode Island 46

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